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snow-clad

[snoh-klad] /ˈsnoʊˌklæd/
adjective
1.
covered with snow.
Origin of snow-clad
1800-1810
1800-10
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  • As the sun rose higher in the heavens the snow-clad mountains of Asia gloriously reflected its victorious rays.

  • It could not be called an imposing range, and it was snow-clad from one end to the other.

  • The strange Arctic light was settling down on the scene, turning the snow-clad waste into mysterious colors.

    Colorado Jim George Goodchild
  • First there is the snow-clad region at the top of the country.

  • No cold winds of importance seem then to have blown with blighting effect from glaciated or snow-clad districts.

  • Most of the hills in this latitude were snow-clad as far as the 1,000 feet line.

    Cruise of the 'Alert' R. W. Coppinger
  • Far to the east and north is one jagged mass of volcanic peaks, some of them snow-clad, others bald and desolate to the eye.

    Wonders of the Yellowstone James Richardson
  • There are no snow-clad peaks, for we are almost under the Equator.

    From Egypt to Japan Henry M. Field
  • And, as the record of mileage rose, the face of the snow-clad earth began again to change its appearance.

    The Hound From The North Ridgwell Cullum
  • Sunset was on the jagged and snow-clad heights that shut in the lake to the eastward.

    Lady Merton, Colonist Mrs. Humphry Ward

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